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emporium

a large and often ostentatious retail shop offering for sale a wide variety of merchandise

emporium

In ancient Roman towns, a large building in which foreign merchandise, imported by sea, was deposited until disposed of to retail dealers.
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They removed their emporium from Astoria to Fort Vancouver, a strong post on the left bank of the Columbia River, about sixty miles from its mouth; whence they furnished their interior posts, and sent forth their brigades of trappers.
LET SOMEONE ELSE TAKE MANHATTAN--A&P has put its New York banner The Food Emporium chain on the block.
Aquino, executive vice president, of Prudential Douglas Elliman's Retail Leasing and Sales Division, exclusively represented worldwide creative force Miram Novalle in the leasing of her new T Salon & T Emporium, to be located on the fourth floor of The Chelsea Arts Building.
A year after going bankrupt, Emporium has started to settle accounts with some of its former employees.
has extended the Drug Emporium private label to its Snyder's stores.
Snyder's Drug Stores customers may be surprised to find the Drug Emporium brand in their stores.
In yet another example of an alternative format edging into supermarket territory, Drug Emporium is testing a 3,000-square-foot health-food store--the Health Emporium--inside one of its traditional drugstores, in North Bergen, N.
Emporium, which filed for bankruptcy last December, wants to make a first payment to creditors by year end, with a follow-up payment next year.
Snyder's had grown internally into an 80-plus-unit chain last year when it dramatically doubled its store count with the purchase of Drug Emporium Inc.
With its acquisition of Drug Emporium, Snyder's Drug Stores has become a multistate player with two thriving formats.